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Baseball on Friday, May 16, 1980

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Seattle Mariners4Chicago White Sox2BoxJim Beattie (2-3)Steve Trout (1-3)NoneJim Anderson (12.9)
Boston Red Sox2Cleveland Indians1BoxChuck Rainey (3-0)John Denny (2-4)NoneTony Perez (16.2)
Baltimore Orioles2Detroit Tigers1BoxMike Flanagan (4-2)Dan Petry (2-1)NoneDuffy Dyer (22.6)
California Angels11Kansas City Royals1BoxBruce Kison (2-4)Rich Gale (0-5)NoneLarry Harlow (14.0)
Milwaukee Brewers3Minnesota Twins4BoxJerry Koosman (3-3)Bob McClure (1-1)MIL  B Oglivie (6)Roy Smalley (35.2)
Texas Rangers2New York Yankees6BoxTommy John (7-0)Doc Medich (3-1)NYA  R Jackson (8), R Jones 2 (3)Bobby Brown (22.6)
Oakland Athletics0Toronto Blue Jays1BoxJesse Jefferson (2-1)Mike Norris (5-1)NoneBob Bailor (4.6)
New York Mets5Atlanta Braves3BoxPete Falcone (2-2)Phil Niekro (2-5)ATL  L Blanks (2)John Stearns (22.7)
Philadelphia Phillies3Houston Astros0BoxDick Ruthven (4-2)J.R. Richard (4-2)NoneBake McBride (18.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Los Angeles Dodgers8BoxJerry Reuss (4-0)Kent Tekulve (5-1)LAN  B Russell (1)  PIT  B Robinson (6)Gary Thomasson (35.0)
Cincinnati Reds1Montreal Expos2BoxSteve Rogers (3-4)Tom Seaver (2-2)NoneWarren Cromartie (53.4)
Chicago Cubs0San Diego Padres3BoxRandy Jones (4-2)Mike Krukow (3-3)NoneWillie Montanez (17.6)
St. Louis Cardinals3San Francisco Giants4BoxAl Holland (1-0)Bob Forsch (2-3)NoneWillie McCovey (38.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees1812.600--1531189-59-7W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1712.5860.51211119-88-4W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1715.5312.01601839-88-7W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1415.4833.51541206-58-10L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1417.4524.51501478-126-5L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1418.4375.01351386-128-6W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1118.3796.51131598-123-6L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics1814.562--1441174-814-6L3Game Log
Texas Rangers1714.5480.51541376-611-8L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1815.5450.51461549-69-9L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1615.5161.51391548-98-6L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners1717.5002.01361436-711-10W1Game Log
California Angels1317.4334.01161245-68-11W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins1419.4244.51461628-136-6W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1910.655--13410610-69-4L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1413.5194.01471156-78-6W2Game Log
Montreal Expos1415.4835.01081245-89-7W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs1415.4835.01411367-97-6L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1417.4526.01571396-78-10L2Game Log
New York Mets1118.3798.01071375-96-9W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2013.606--1441288-612-7L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1913.5940.51461367-1012-3W1Game Log
Houston Astros1813.5811.01281079-79-6L4Game Log
San Diego Padres1716.5153.01111166-1111-5W2Game Log
Atlanta Braves1118.3797.0961412-119-7L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants1222.3538.51191535-167-6W1Game Log

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